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Cole Slaw

Cole Slaw – For Your Picnic or Barbecue

Cole Slaw is great for a picnic or an outdoor barbecue. Too often, though, it is made with mayo, making it rather delicate and needing to be refrigerated. I have created this recipe to solve that problem. Here’s my cole slaw recipe without the mayo. It’s still a good idea […]

Making Ratatouille

During the pandemic, I spent a lot of time cooking. And in July of 2020 I got the idea to make Ratatouille. I didn’t realize that making Ratatouille was going to turn into a passion. This video is a redo of a speech I gave in Toastmasters. It’s not the […]

Cauliflower: Tasty and Beautiful

Cauliflower is a tasty and versatile vegetable. I’m surprised to still be getting it from our favorite farmer, but this has not been a normal year, weatherize. Did you know it was this colorful? I think for years I only knew about the more common white cauliflower. You can make […]

Kohlrabi is in season right now

It’s an interesting looking vegetable, right? I think it’s pretty. I’ll be honest, I don’t think I knew of its existence until we started shopping the farmers markets. This is one of those veggies that I have experimented with. And been pleased with the results. Recently, I made a salad […]

People want honest, flavorful food

People Want Honest, Flavorful Food

What keeps you from cooking more meals at home? I know that for many people, they don’t know what to cook and they don’t know how to cook. And that happens to be the mission of Veggies 101: To show people that it is easy to prepare healthy and delicious […]

Ready! Fire! Aim!

This week’s quote was suggested by a friend of mine: Ready! Fire! Aim! She said that last week’s quote reminded her of it. In case you missed it, here’s last week’s quote from Seth Godin: “Do the work, become the artist. Instead of planning, simply become. Acting as if is […]

“Do the work, become the artist. Instead of planning, simply become. Acting as if is how we acquire identity.” — Seth Godin

More Action, Less Planning

This week’s quote comes from Seth Godin. I first ‘met’ Seth Godin when a wise friend introduced me to his book, “Purple Cow.” I now have a whole collection of his books. Today’s quote comes from “The Practice” and he says: Do the work, become the artist. Instead of planning, […]